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Stellar Will Implement its own Lightning Network This Year


Stellar Will Implement its own Lightning Network This Year
While most people associate the Lightning Network, that is not entirely correct. Similar technology will come to a variety of cryptocurrencies and digital assets in the future.Stellar is planning to implement a form of the Lightning Network as well. Their plan was outlined not too long ago, and seems to offer quite a few benefits altogether. Stellar is trying a very different approach from Bitcoin and other cryptocurrencies. The project...Читать далее »

LitePay Merchant Solution Ceases Operations, Litecoin Foundation Apologizes For Hype


News The Litecoin Foundation published a bulletin Monday, March 26, notifying the public about the closure of “LitePay,” a potential Litecoin merchant solution similar to BitPay, and apologizing for “not doing enough due diligence” before promoting the company. The notice, written by Director of Operations Keith Yong and addressed to the “entire LTC [Litecoin] community,” notes that the foundation is “greatly disheartened that this saga has...Читать далее »

Venezuela to use Petro Sale Proceeds to Build 3 Million Housing Units


Venezuela to use Petro Sale Proceeds to Build 3 Million Housing Units
Venezuela’s national cryptocurrency has been pretty controversial. Most people assume it is not a currency that will gain traction whatsoever. If President Maduro is to be believed, things will improve soon. More specifically, he claims people will be able to buy housing units with the Petro. It is evident the Petro has no real use cases right now. Venezuela’s controversial cryptocurrency is mainly aimed at investors and speculators. For...Читать далее »

RWTH Aachen University To Explore IOTA For Industrial Use Cases


News Laboratory for Machine Tools and Production Engineering WZL of the German University  RWTH Aachen plans to research  industrial use cases for IOTA, Cointelegraph auf Deutsch reported yesterday, March 26th. In this task, RWTH will cooperate closely with the Fraunhofer-Gesellschaft, the largest organization for applied research in Europe. The RWTH Aachen is now accepting applications from scientific assistants and students who are looking to get involved in a master’s...Читать далее »

Steven Seagal And Bitcoiin Founders Leave Project As ICO Ends


News The cryptocurrency project Bitcoiin2Gen announced that its founders and Brand Ambassador Steven Seagal are leaving the organization following the completion of the initial coin offering (ICO), according to a press release March 26. In the document, the team behind Bitcoiin expressed its gratitude to all their contributors, anonymous founders, and Brand Ambassador, actor Steven Seagal. The announcement also claimed the move was in keeping with the plan for the cryptocurrency to remain...Читать далее »

Bitcoin, Ethereum, Bitcoin Cash, Ripple, Stellar, Litecoin, Cardano, NEO, EOS: Price Analysis, March 26


Price Analysis The views and opinions expressed here are solely those of the author and do not necessarily reflect the views of Cointelegraph.com. Every investment and trading move involves risk, you should conduct your own research when making a decision. The market data is provided by the HitBTC exchange. During a bear market, fear grips the investors, resulting in a long liquidation. While some believe that the bubble in Bitcoin has burst, others believe that the current fall is only a...Читать далее »

South Korea’s Largest Multi-Billion Dollar Conglomerates Enter The Cryptocurrency Market


Analysis This article does not contain investment advice or recommendations. Every investment and trading move involves risk, you should conduct your own research when making a decision. South Korea’s largest multi-billion dollar conglomerates in various sectors including insurance, telecommunications, gaming, and Internet are entering the cryptocurrency market by funding up-and-coming exchanges. The country’s leading corporations have funded such exchanges as Korbit, Bithumb, and...Читать далее »

ICO Token Allocations Don’t Always Favor Investors


ICO Token Allocations Don’t Always Favor Investors
The ICO industry continues to attract a lot of attention. However, one also has to question the business model a lot of these companies maintain as of right now. Especially with so many projects only selling a minor share of the total tokens, things are not looking overly positive. Greed is a very real problem in the world of cryptocurrency and initial coin offerings. We have seen this type of behavior well before ICOs became the next big thing, and...Читать далее »

Monero Devs Follow Through On Threats To Upgrade Algorithm To Maintain ASIC Resistance


News After Bitmain’s announcement earlier this month of their new ASIC-powered Antminer X3 designed to mine Monero, as well as other cryptocurrencies based on the CryptoNight algorithm, the altcoin’s developers have released an update that will prevent the new device from being effective, according to Monero core developer Riccardo Spagni’s Github post from March 24. The new Monero update, called Lithium Luna, is scheduled for April and states that it “slightly changes...Читать далее »

Cryptocurrency and Equity Markets: Weekly Performance Overview


Price Analysis The views and opinions expressed here are solely those of the author and do not necessarily reflect the views of Cointelegraph.com. Every investment and trading move involves risk, you should conduct your own research when making a decision. The market data is provided by the HitBTC exchange. Global Equity Markets: fear and uncertainty returns Stocks took a beating across the globe last week with the U.S. market getting hit the hardest. The S&P 500 Index dropped by 5.95%,...Читать далее »

Denaro ICO Raises $8.7m and Goes up in Smoke


Denaro ICO Raises $8.7m and Goes up in Smoke
Cryptocurrency ICOs have always been hit-and-miss when it comes to finding legitimate offerings. More specifically, there are quite a few projects out there which raise a lot of questions and concerns, for obvious reasons. The Denaro ICO, for example, seems to have gone up in smoke. None of its team members are actively concerned about the project, by the look of things, which is a not a good sign. It is evident any initial coin offering is a big...Читать далее »

Santander: We’ll Launch Int’l Payment App With Ripple This Spring If No One Beats Us To It


Santander: We’ll Launch Int’l Payment App With Ripple This Spring If No One Beats Us To It
Banking group Santander will be partnering with Ripple to release an international money transfer app using Ripple’s Blockchain xCurrent and RippleNet platforms, Business Insider reports today, March 24. When speaking about the upcoming app release at the International Fintech conference in London yesterday, March 23, Nathan Bostock, the UK CEO of Santander said: “This spring, if not [sic] one beats us to it, we will be the first large retail bank to carry out cross-border...Читать далее »

Bitcoin, Ethereum Grow 18% On The Week, Markets In Green


Bitcoin, Ethereum Grow 18% On The Week, Markets In Green
After a rough start to the week that brought Bitcoin’s (BTC) price to below $7,500 Sunday, March 18, the market is in the green today, March 24 with BTC inching closer to $9,000, up about 18 percent since the drop. Since Monday, March 19, BTC has been trading sideways, staying between $8-$9,000 on average. On March 21, CEO of both Twitter and Square Jack Dorsey said that he sees Bitcoin as the world and Internet’s future – singular – currency, potentially what caused...Читать далее »

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